Admitting Director directs inpatient/outpatient admissions staff, policies, and practices. Reviews admitting department operations and systems to ensure compliance with applicable standards. Being an Admitting Director prepares admitting records, makes accommodation arrangements, and maintains admissions and transfer records as required. Works with medical, nursing, and accounting staff to ensure appropriate patient placement. Additionally, Admitting Director typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Admitting Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be an Admitting Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments.